Teenage girl in India murdered for wearing jeans

Photo: RAJESH ARYA via the BBC.  Reports of incidents of violence against women in India have taken over…

Coronavirus: Bhutan inoculates most of population after receiving donations

Bhutan’s King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck visits a group of Desuups training at Carpentry Edelweiss during…

US will not lift travel restrictions, citing Delta variant, White House says

US to keep travel restrictions in place due to concerns about Delta variant. Announcement almost certainly…

Facebook, tech giants to target attacker manifestos, far-right militias in database

A militia member with body armor and a Three Percenters militia patch stands in Stone Mountain…

Afghanistan civilian casualties hit record levels in May-June, says UN

UN’s Assistance Mission to Afghanistan says it had documented 5,183 civilian casualties between Jan till June.…

Saudi Arabia allows ‘immunised’ overseas pilgrims to perform Umrah

Pilgrims are performing Umrah amid Covid-19 pandemic. Saudi Arabia has allowed ‘immunised’ overseas pilgrims to perform…

China reports highest daily rise in new coronavirus cases since January

People line up for nucleic acid testing at a sports centre in Gulou district, during a…

Thousands of Afghan families flee fighting in former Taliban bastion Kandahar

Violence has surged across several provinces including in Kandahar after the Taliban launched a sweeping offensive.…

Joe Biden ‘mentally unfit to continue office’, claims ex-White House doctor

Representative Ronny Jackson, the former White House physician-turned-congressman, has claimed that US President Joe Biden has…

Big protests mark global anger at Covid restrictions

PARIS: More than 100,000 people protested in Australia, France, Italy and Greece on Saturday, sparking clashes…